Category «Events»

Pop-Up Children’s Book and Toy Sale

Saturday, August 7, 10am-3pm
Sunday, August 8, 12-3pm

You asked and we listened! While the Little Bookshop offers both fiction and non-fiction for adults, we do not have the space for a children’s section. To remedy this, we are offering a two day pop-up sale of Children’s Books and Toys.

Barbara Bash

Opening Reception
Sunday August 1 from 1-3pm
in the Library
Exhibit August – October

The Library is pleased to announce a reception for Open Eyes, a new art exhibit by artist and calligrapher Barbara Bash, Sunday, August 1st from 1-3pm at the library.

Yoga on the Lawn

July 31
10-11am on the Library Lawn

This month we are excited to offer four yoga classes outside, on the Library lawn. Deb Jones from the Yoga House, in Kingston, will be teaching four, hour-long classes from 10-11am, July 3rd, 10th, 24th, and 31st, for all abilities.

TEA TIME Book Group

Wednesday, August 11
12:30 in the Activity Room

The book for August is The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. Between life and death there is a library, and within that library, the shelves go on forever. Every book provides a chance to try another life you could have lived.

Mystery Book Group

Wednesday, August 18
11am in the Activity Room

The book for July is A Good Death by Christopher Cox. When American Linda Watts, who emigrated from Laos as a child refugee, dies of a drug overdose in Bangkok, the insurance company holding her policy doesn’t buy that her death was accidental.

MAHJONG

Every Tuesday and Friday
at 10am in the Activity Room

Beginners are welcome to join our Tuesday Mahjong group. Our regular group meets on Fridays. All are welcome, but beginners will get the basics on Tuesdays. Registration is not required, just walk in.

French Conversation with Claudine Brenner

Tuesday, August 17, September 21
1-2pm in the Community Room

Want to brush up or improve your French with a conversation hour? Claudine is a native French speaker, born in Paris and raised in Europe; following a 30 year Government career abroad, she chose Stone Ridge to retire in.

Spanish Conversation with Francisco and Varcia

Tuesday, August 24, September 28
1-2 pm in the Community Room

¿Hablas español?  If you would like to brush up on your Spanish conversation skills and meet other language lovers in a friendly and stress free environment, come join our class on Zoom, every 4th Tuesday of the month from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

Virtual Story Time with Captain Marvel

Thursday, August 12, 2021 at 4:30pm

Join Captain Marvel this month while she reads, tells engaging stories, and plays games — Plus, she will respond to your children’s live comments by name! Join this Virtual Live Storytime for a half-hour interactive experience!

Writers’ Group with Cathy Arra

Group 1:
July 26, August 9, 23

Group 2:
June 28, July 19, August 2, 16, 30

Two separate writers’ groups meet on alternate Mondays at the library in the Activity room, with a maximum of 10 participants in each group.

KNITTING GROUP

Every Saturday
10am-noon in the Library yard

The Stone Ridge Library Knitters meet every Saturday morning from 10am – 12noon. All ages and experience levels can join us and drop-in knitters are also welcome. We each bring our own supplies and do our own work, but one of the best things about us is that whatever obstacle or confusion you might encounter, you’re likely to receive as much comment and advice as you need to get where you’re going with a project.